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Local & Regional
11:08 am
Tue November 27, 2012

Texas Plane Crash Victim from Broken Arrow

The plane that crashed is similar in design to this file photo of a Cessna 421.
Credit File Photo

Officials say the plane in route to Tulsa from Houston that crashed was owned by a Broken Arrow firm.

The Cessna 421- twin engine plane was registered to HS-Air of Broken Arrow.

The Texas Department of Public Safety  says 64-year-old John Steeper of Broken Arrow was killed in the crash.

While the plane would seat six and a crew of two, Steeper was apparently the only one on board.

Searchers located the wreckage Monday night near Wells, about 140 miles northeast of Houston.

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Local & Regional
7:52 am
Mon March 5, 2012

Weekend Plane Crash Takes a Life

File photo

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — One person has been killed after an experimental airplane crashed near an airport near Oklahoma City. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Roland Herwig says the Skeeter 1M single-engine plane was on approach to Clarence Page Airport when the aircraft went down about 8:40 a.m. Saturday. Herwig says the pilot was the only person on board, and there were no reports of injuries to anyone on the ground. Oklahoma City Police Lieutenant Jason Samuel says significant damage was done to the aircraft.